PhD Position: “The printed and the built in the 19th Century”

ETH Zurich, Institute for the History and Theory of Architecture

Job Type: Fellowship

Application Deadline: March 24, 2017

We are looking for a candidate who is motivated to work on a PhD as part of the HERA-programme Printing the Past. Architecture, Print Culture, and Uses of the Past in Modern Europe. The candidate will develop a research project that fits into the general framework of the programme, and will contribute actively to the programme’s workshops and conferences. The candidate will also participate in the research and teaching activities of the Chair.

The candidate should have a Master in architecture, architectural history or a related field of the humanities. The candidate should be proficient in English. He or she will be enrolled in the doctoral program of the Institute gta.

For further information or specific questions regarding the position, please see the project website, contact Prof. Maarten Delbeke (, and visit our website

Applications sent by email will not be considered. Applications with a letter of motivation, a succinct CV, a list of publications, a two page research proposal, and two references should be sent only via the online application tool until March 24, 2017 to ETH Zurich, Mr. Matthias Steiger, Human Resources, CH 8093 Zurich.

Posted: February 28, 2017